Jacoby Jones

  • Celebrity
  • Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
  • Profession: Football player

Fast Facts

  • Originally went to Southeastern Louisiana University on a track scholarship before transferring to Lane College after one year to play football.
  • Drafted by the Houston Texans in the 2007 NFL Draft in the third round.
  • Named to his first Pro Bowl in 2012.
  • First player to score both a receiving and a return touchdown in a Super Bowl game, in Super Bowl XLVII in 2013.
  • Broke the record for the longest kickoff return in a Super Bowl, in Super Bowl XLVII in 2013, with a 108-yard return.
  • Appeared on season 16 of Dancing with the Stars, partnered with pro Karina Smirnoff.

Relationships

  • Jacoby Jones Jr. — Son
  • Emily London-Jones — Mother

College

  • Attended Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, Louisiana, United States; Lane College, Jackson, Tennessee, United States

Details

  • Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
  • Profession: Football player